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Judson College saddened by death of Frances Dew Hamilton ’57

The Judson College community is saddened to learn of the death of Frances Dew Hamilton, distinguished alumna, professor, historian, and author. Visitation will be held Thursday evening July 28 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Ridout’s Trussville Chapel, 1500 Gadsden Highway, Birmingham, AL 35235. The funeral service will be held Friday, July 29, at 2:00pm at […]

Judson celebrates life of alumna Nelle H. Pierson ‘38

The Judson College community is saddened by news of the recent death of Nelle H. Pierson, a devoted alumna of the Centennial Class of 1938. Born in Atlanta on January 12, 1916, Nelle Pierson lived most of her life in Jacksonville, Florida. She began as a freshman at Judson College in 1935. Immediately her talents […]

PHOTOS: 2016 Commencement

Judson College’s 178th Commencement was held June 25, 2016 in the historic Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in Marion, Alabama. U.S. Representative Martha Roby (2nd Congressional District) gave the commencement address. Rep. Roby’s address was brief and memorable; the 39-year-old congressional representative, who first ran for public office at the age of 26 […]

Judson Librarian named ACL Member of the Month

We’re pleased that Andrea Abernathy, Judson College Librarian, celebrated the month of June as the Association of Christian Librarians Member of the Month. Andrea came to Judson in 2010 after receiving her B.A. in English Language Arts from the University of Montevallo (2003) and an M.L.I.S. from the University of Alabama (2009). We love these […]

Representative Martha Roby to deliver commencement address

Judson College is pleased to announce that this year’s commencement speaker is United States Congressman Martha D. Roby, who is currently serving the people of Alabama’s Second Congressional District for a third term.  Martha Roby and Terri Sewell became the first women elected to Congress from Alabama in regular elections in 2011. During her short […]

Judson celebrates the legacy of outstanding alumna Jo Randall

The Judson College community is saddened by news of the recent death of Mary Jo Randall, a devoted and distinguished alumna who spent her personal and professional life sharing the love of Christ. In her memorial service last week, her pastor, Tripp Martin of Auburn First Baptist Church, noted that Randall “loved three things: Jesus, […]

Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame Seeks Nominations

The Board of Directors of the Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame is soliciting nominations until August 15 for the 2017 induction. The Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame is housed in Asa Howard Bean Hall, previously Carnegie Library, at Judson College in Marion, Alabama, and has honored the accomplishments of Alabama women since its first induction […]

Honors Program hosts project presentations

The Judson College Honors Program hosted project presentations on April 20 and May 13, 2016. The events showcased the scholarly achievements of academically distinguished students enrolled in the Honors Program. To participate in the Honors Program, students must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and be recommended by a faculty member who serves as a […]

Judson mourns death of Irene Jordan Caplan, Class of 1939

Judson College community is saddened by the passing of a devoted and distinguished alumna, Irene Jordan Caplan, Class of 1939. Mrs. Caplan, a Birmingham native, enrolled at Judson at the age of 16 to major in voice and drama. After her graduation in 1939, she continued her ardent support of her College, returning as a […]